Kabo leiteng

Scientific Name
Group : Angiosperm (Monocotyledon)
Family : Iridaceae
Genus : Belamcanda
Species : chinensis (Linn.) DC.
Common Name
English Name : Leopard flower
Hindi Name : -
Manipuri Name : Kabo leiteng
Other Details
Habit : Herb
Parts Use : Rhizome and Stem
Preparation : Fresh rhizome/stem crushed for extract.
Mode of use : Fresh
Ingredients : The rhizomes contain flucosides, bleamcandin, tictoridin, shekanin and iridin are reported.
Ailment Treated : Rhizome is used in tonsilitis, chest expectorant, carminative, liver complaints, larrygeal tumours and breast cancer. Root is aperient, resolvent and antidote to snake- bite. Pulp from the stem is used in stomachic.
Source : Cultivated as ornamental plant.

Kabo leiteng
Kabo leiteng